7 interesting vessels to sail through Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge is world-famous for many reasons: its iconic architecture; its location in the heart of London; and that it opens for vessels - in fact around 800 vessels still pass through the Bascules each year.
The types of boats, barges and ships that visit continue to change - from cargo vessels and paddle steamers to pleasure cruises and royal yachts. We’ve taken a look through our archives to find some of the most interesting and iconic boats and ships that have passed through Tower Bridge and present seven of the best Bridge Lifts below. If you like this article, sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest news and offers from Tower Bridge straight to your inbox.